Hungarian Grand Prix

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Massa Recovery on Track

July 29, 2009

The news continues to be good as far as Felipe Massa’s rate of recovery at Budapest’s AEK hospital following the accident during the Hungarian GP’s qualifying. Yesterday Massa’s personal Doctor, Dino Altman is quoted as saying: “His condition is improving quickly and constantly. He is more and more awake and reactive. He spoke to several people […]

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McLaren Returns to Winning Pace at Hungaroring

July 27, 2009

Lewis Hamilton wins the first race of the season for McLaren at the Hungarian Grand Prix today. Lewis’s win combined with Hiekki Kovalainen’s dramatically improved performance and fifth place finish prove what many F1 pundits were predicting, the modifications to the MP4-24 chassis introduced on Hamilton’s car at the German Grand Prix have transformed the […]

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Felipe Masa in Stable Condition

July 26, 2009

Ferrari issued the following updates on the condition of Felipe Masa following his accident yesterday during the end of the second qualifying period at the Hungarian Grand Prix. “Felipe Massa’s conditions – 26th July, 10 am Budapest, 26th July 2009 – After undergoing an operation yesterday afternoon, Felipe Massa’s condition remains stable and there were […]

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Hungarian Grand Prix Qualifying Marred By Masa Accident

July 25, 2009

Saturday qualifying at the Hungaroring was marred by a freak accident involving Felipe Masa at the end Q2. Masa was hit on the head by a spring that had broken off Rubens Barichello’s Brawn Gp car. Masa was following Barichello on track when the spring broke loose from Barichello’s car, bounced up and hit Masa […]

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Renault Lockout at Hungaroring Qualifying

July 25, 2009

After a confusing end to the third and final qualifying session of the Hungarian Grand Prix caused by the failure of the on track timing system Fenrnado Alonzo discovered that he had claimed his first pole position since 2007. Renault not only claimed pole position after the brilliant drive by Fernando Alonso, but also the […]

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Will Hungaroring See Brawn GP Return To Podium

July 23, 2009

Poor results at Silverstone and Nürburgring have been frustrating for Brawn GP. Unable to get the tires working correctly resulting in a loss of pace due in large part to the cold temperatures over both race weekends. Coupled with major improvements made by several of the other teams, led to Brawn’s first non podium finishes […]

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Next Race “Hungaroring” – McLaren, Renault, Looking To Show Improved Pace

July 19, 2009

Several Teams are expecting improved results at the Hungarian Grand Prix especially McLaren and Renault following their increased race pace displayed at Nürburgring last week. While at the German Grand Prix, McLaren and Renault only had the upgrade packages fitted to the cars of Hamilton (McLaren) and Alonso (Renault), at the Hungaroring each Team will […]

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